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Maine Continuity of Government Under Enemy Attack, Proposed Constitutional Amendment (1960)

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The Maine Continuity of Government Under Enemy Attack Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment, was on the November 8, 1960 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure provided for the continuity of state government in case of enemy attack.[2]

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment (1960)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 343,333 93.26%
No24,8296.74%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

"Shall the Constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the legislature to provide continuity of government in case of enemy attack?"

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